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Name/Title
Fan
A cream-coloured brisé fan made of fine guardsticks of ivory or bone. The fan has nineteen guardsticks that are held together by a brass rivet and a silk ribbon that is weaved through. Each guardstick is 2.5cm wide at the top and tapers to 0.5cm at the bottom. They are finely carved with abstract shapes that are identical on the inside seventeen sticks. The two sticks on the outside ends have different matching shapes than those on the inside. The fan is finished with two cream-coloured tassels attached to the brass rivet which is made of cotton thread with a small white bead on each.
Accession No
PA2006.022

Name/Title
Tintype portrait of two children standing on stone steps outside an unidentified building. The boy is wearing a cardigan, trousers and shoes and the girl is wearing a dress with a light colour around the sleeves and collar, stockings and boots. Both children are looking directly at the camera and are not smiling.
Accession No
A96.282

Portrait of two unidentified children. They are pictured on the porch of a weather board house. The young girl is standing in the corner and is looking directly at the camera. She is wearing a dress and has a headband with a bow in her hair. The baby is seated on the floor and is looking away from the camera.
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PHO2011-2019

Studio portrait of Pepperell wedding party. Standing, pictured left to right, are: Andrew Connett, Sydney Connett, Langley Herbert Pepperell (groom) and Reg Pepperell. Seated, pictured left to right, are: Beatrice Connett, Elizabeth May [May] Pepperell (nee Connett; bride) and Rose Pepperell. All three women are holding large bouquets of flowers and the two bridesmaids are wearing hats with feathers.
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PHO2011-2036

May Pepperell (nee Connett) pictured sitting in a stream with her two children, Langley George Pepperell and Joyce Pepperell. Langley is crouched in the water while May is seated with Joyce on her knee. All three are wearing swimming togs. The children are looking directly at the camera but May is looking away. Rocks and foliage are pictured in the background.
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PHO2011-1965

Name/Title
Portrait of Gladys Beard standing on a path. A dog, partially obscured, is lying on the path behind her. Gladys is wearing a dress with a patterned frieze running down the middle of it and has her arms held across her body. Low hedges are pictured on either side of the path and vegetation is visible in the background. Gladys is the daughter of Ivy Beard (nee Connett). Ivy is the twin sister of May Pepperell (nee Connett).
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PHO2011-1969

Studio portrait of Pepperell wedding party. Standing, pictured left to right, are: Andrew Connett, Sydney Connett, Langley Herbert Pepperell (groom) and Reg Pepperell. Seated, pictured left to right, are: Beatrice Connett, Elizabeth May [May] Pepperell (nee Connett; bride) and Rose Pepperell. All three women are holding large bouquets of flowers and the two bridesmaids are wearing hats with feathers.
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PHO2011-1974

Name/Title
Two nurses seated holding three babies each. The nurses are in uniform. They are sitting in a garden and vegetation is visible in the background.
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PHO2011-1975

Name/Title
Portrait of Pauline Dewston nestled into a fur throw or blanket. She is wearing a dress, socks and shoes. She is looking away from the camera. Pauline is the daughter of Rose Dewston (nee Pepperell; sister of the photographer).
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PHO2011-1979

Name/Title
A hand coloured photographic print of Robert Billing, husband of Mary Jane Billing (nee Hope) and son of William Billing and Eliza Billing (nee Peardon). Wedding portrait dated 25th March 1889. Billing is wearing a suit with a shirt and tie. He has a handkerchief in his jacket pocket.
Accession No
A66.453

Name/Title
Hand coloured photographic print of Mary Jane Billing, wife of Robert Billing. Wedding portrait dated 25th March 1889. Billing is wearing a white dress with a brooch at the neck. She has her hair up and is looking away from the camera.
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A66.454

Name/Title
Ambrotype portrait of an unidentified young boy. He is seated in a chair next to a table. He is wearing trousers, a jacket with large buttons and a scarf tied in a bow at his neck. He has his head held high so he is looking down his nose at the camera. His hands are in his lap. The portrait is not matted or contained in a case.
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A96.288

View of Thomas Potter Lister's thatched cottage at Pukearuhe Armed Constabulary Station. Shows men milking cow, with horse and dog.
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PHO2004-212

Hand tinted ambrotype portrait of a unknown boy, possibly from the Woon family. He is standing on a high backed chair. He is holding the top of one side of the chair with one hand and has his other hand in his pocket. He is wearing a tunic with prominent buttons down the front and boots with socks. His skin has been hand tinted pink, particularly his cheeks. The portrait has an embossed metal frame with embossed metal edging and is housed in an embossed brown leather case with a missing lid. There are double clasps mounted on the right hand side of the case's base. The ambrotype is not covered with protective glass.
Accession No
A58.497

Name/Title
An ambrotype portrait of an unidentified young boy seated on a side table. He wears a bow tie at the neck, jacket, long shorts and knee length socks. The portrait is contained in an embossed metal matt with an oval window and embossed metal edging, which has then been inserted into a black wooden frame with gold detailing.
Accession No
A97.532

Studio portrait of Patricia Taunt (nee Hibell) in full-length satin wedding gown, flanked to her right by a flower girl and two female attendants. All are holding floral bouquets.
Accession No
PHO2007-012

Photograph of Pamela and Patricia Fitz Gerald as children. Pamela, 3 years old, is on the left wearing a rabbit costume. Patricia, 4 years old, is on the right wearing a strawberry costume. They are standing in front of a group od large bushes and trees. The costumes were made by their mother Florence Fitz Gerald of Uruti.
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PHO2014-0029

Name/Title
Photograph showing the home of Philip Bint and his family in Tarata, Taranaki. The single-storey house has two windows in the front and a chimney-like structure on the right. Behind the house there are several hills with flattened trees and scrub visible. There is a fence in front of the house with a path leading up to the door. The path is lined with small rounded shrubs. The photograph is contained in a cardboard enclosure.

Philip's daugther Catherine can be seen sitting against the fencepost to the right of the path. She is wearing a light-tone pinafore over a dark-sleeved top and she has a dark shawl on her head. Catherine became known as Kate and later married Sydney George Smith.
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PHO2015-0120

Heavily hand tinted opaltype portrait of Emily Sole (nee Lobb) (1884-1961) and Frank Gore Sole (1874-1968) on their wedding day. Frank is seated on a wooden chair and leans slightly forward. He is wearing a suit, a hat and white gloves. Emily stands next to him holding a large bouquet of flowers. She is wearing a white dress, a white hat and a gold clasp at her throat. They are posing outside and there is foliage and a large tree behind them. The couple were married on 3 June 1903.
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PHO2010-0151

A carte-de-visite portrait of Mrs Sarah Honeyfield (nee Barrett), seated holding baby Ellen Caroline Honeyfield.
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PHO2007-120

A copy photograph of the children of Harold Chapman-Taylor and wife Kathleen standing outside the house on the 'Rosanagh' property, Ngaere. The house belonged to Theodore and Ada Taylor, parents of Harold and James Chapman-Taylor, and was built in 1886. They named the property 'Rosanagh' after Theodore's father's birthplace, Rosanna, in Ireland.
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PHO2010-0450

Name/Title
Two nurses seated holding three babies each. The nurses are in uniform. They are sitting on a wicker chair and vegetation is visible in the background.
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PHO2011-2031

A young boy, Bill Rockett, pictured seated milking a cow.
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PHO2006-281

Name/Title
Percy Johnson as a boy standing in front of a horse (possibly 'Mermaid').
Accession No
PHO2005-194

Gloria Bird with her sister Melva Bird's bicycle (PA2006.036). Gloria is dressed in a Pierrot style costume consisting of a white loose fitting tunic, neck ruffle, pantaloons, and a black skull-cap. The bicycle is decorated with streamers, ribbon, and balloons. Behind Gloria are several motorcars.
Accession No
PHO2006-054
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